CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses Europe's fixed income market and global fixed income investors.
Treasurys were modestly higher after the US government's auction of 3-year Treasury notes, the first of three debt auctions this week.
U.S. bonds struggled for direction on Monday, despite a worldwide downturn in stock markets, led by the technology sector.
Michael Gallagher, director of research at IdeaGlobal, says the reality of the end of quantitative easing in the U.S. and the timing of the first rate hike will cause a repricing in Treasurys and a 10-20 percent correction in U.S. equities.
U.S. Treasury bonds turned higher on Friday, after a key reading on the U.S. jobs market came in slightly weaker than expected.
Bonds traded marginally higher, pushing yields lower as soft US jobless claims and trade data tempered enthusiasm for the building recovery story.
Don Smith, rates strategist at ICAP, says falling euro zone bond yields are "undermining" the European Central Bank's sense of urgency to act.
U.S. bond prices traded lower as markets eyed jobs data for new clues on the economy's health.
Peter Chatwell, interest rate strategist at Credit Agricole CIB, says if the European Central Bank takes not action, it would be close to a "policy misstep".
U.S. Treasury bonds continued to fall on Tuesday, after a dovish speech from Fed Chair Janet Yellen.
John Wraith, senior rates strategist at Bank of America Merrill Lynch, says lower U.S. bond yields have pushed investors to European periphery bonds.
U.S. bonds fell on Monday, continuing declines that started when the Fed's Janet Yellen warned the central bank could raise rates six months after stimulus ends.
Michael Krautzberger, head of euro fixed income at Blackrock Asset Management, discusses why France is the top country he is exposed to.
U.S. bonds fell on Friday as hopes for monetary stimulus in China saw investors' bid for "safe-haven" assets wane.
Richard McGuire, senior rates strategist at Rabobank, says there has been increased demand for French and Spanish bonds from Asian buyers.
Treasurys rose after the government's auction of seven-year Treasury notes, the final sale of $96 billion in new coupon-bearing supply this week.
Bond prices extended earlier gains after the U.S. government's auction of five-year Treasury notes, the second of three debt auctions this week.
George King, head of portfolio strategy at RBC Wealth Management, says there are a lot of tailwinds for key developed markets and discusses the fixed income market.
Otto Dichtl, managing director of Stifel Nicolaus Europe, discusses investing in contingent convertible notes and the risk that comes with it.
Bond prices were mostly flat on Tuesday after the U.S. government's auction of two-year Treasury notes, the first of three debt auctions this week.